newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2023 | Mumbai Indians updated squad and release list

The five-time champions had an IPL season to forget in 2022, winning only four games and finishing last on the table. Having parted ways with Kieron Pollard after 13 seasons, MI also decided to release Tymal Mills, Jaydev Unadkat, and Mayank Markande ahead of the 2023 auction.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2023 | Kieron Pollard announces retirement to take over as Mumbai Indians batting coach

Kieron Pollard has announced he is bringing down the curtains on his time as a player in the Indian Premier League and will instead take over as the batting coach at Mumbai Indians. The West Indian is one of the few players to have represented a single franchise and leaves as a five-time champion.
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newscricket5 months ago

Abu Dhabi T10 | New York Strikers get Yuvraj Singh onboard as mentor, Kieron Pollard named icon player

The New York Strikers have got busy in the market following their addition to the Abu Dhabi T10 League, recruiting Yuvraj Singh as their mentor. All-rounder Kieron Pollard has joined the side as well as an icon player alongside fellow signings Eoin Morgan, Azam Khan and Paul Stirling.
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newscricket5 months ago

WATCH | Kieron Pollard pulls off an absolute blinder to convert a certain six into wicket

On some occasions, a batter plays a shot with good timing and it seems to be going for a six in first glance but an extraordinary effort from fielder denies it. Kieron Pollard achieved a similar feat as he took a one-handed stunner using every inch of his body to convert possible six into a wicket.
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featurecricket8 months ago

Mumbai Indians’ Report Card for IPL 2022: Miscalculated, mismatched, and many more

The 15th edition of the IPL saw Mumbai Indians – the tournament’s most successful side – rooted at the bottom of the table. They failed to build a potent squad at the mega auction around Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah and Kieron Pollard, and due to that, the results were inevitable.
Ritam Chatterjee
newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2022 | Kieron Pollard needs to reinvent his game, suggests Ian Bishop

Ian Bishop has suggested that Kieron Pollard should reinvent his game to end the lean patch he is going through in IPL 2022. Pollard has been struggling and managed to score just 144 runs in 11 matches at an average of 14.40 and a poor strike rate of 107.46 in the ongoing season so far.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2022, MI vs GT | Twitter reacts as Rashid Khan bamboozles Kieron Pollard

Kieron Pollard is one of the cleanest strikers of the cricket ball in T20 cricket for many years now but his struggles against spinners are well known. The West Indian batter during the game against Gujarat Titan was deceived by Rashid Khan as the spinner cleaned him up with an absolute beauty.
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newscricket10 months ago

IPL 2022, CSK vs MI | Twitter reacts as CSK dismisses Kieron Pollard courtesy of a tactical genius from MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni has been known for his reading of the game and tactical intelligence he uses against the opposition players in international cricket and IPL. Dhoni once again showed his tactical awareness as Kieron Pollard was dismissed as he placed a fielder at un-orthodox position near the boundary line.
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newscricket10 months ago

West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard announces retirement from international cricket

Kieron Pollard announced his retirement from international cricket on Wednesday as he shared a post on his social media handle to inform the world about it. The West Indian all-rounder was the skipper of his side in the white-ball format of the game and his services will be missed by the team.
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featurecricket10 months ago

IPL 2022: Dark days for Keiron Pollard till now

Kieron Pollard has been known to be one the best finishers in world cricket as he clears the fence often with his power-hitting. However, IPL 2022 is turning out to be a nightmare for him as his finishing skills are seen to be waning and he is not able to provide clinical finishes for his team.
Nishad Bapat